1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
“Cookies” are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website.
They allow the website to recognise your device and remember if you have been to the website before.
Cookies are used to measure which parts of the website people visit and to customise your experience. Cookies also provide information that helps us monitor and improve the website’s performance.
If you do not want Cookies to be dropped on your device, you can adjust the setting of your Internet browser to reject the setting of all or some Cookies and to alert you when a Cookie is placed on your device. For further information about how to do so, please refer to your browser ‘help’, ‘tool’, or ‘edit’ section. Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies, including strictly necessary Cookies (see below), you may not be able to access or use all or parts of the functionalities of the Mind and Flex websites.
If you want to remove previously-stored Cookies, you can manually delete the Cookies at any time. However, this will not prevent the Mind and Flex websites from placing further Cookies on your device unless and until you adjust your Internet browser setting as described above.
3. FIRST AND THIRD-PARTY COOKIES
“First party Cookies” are cookies that belong to Mind and Flex and that Mind and Flex places on your device. “Third-party Cookies” are Cookies that another party places on your device through the Mind and Flex websites. Mind and Flex may contract with third-party service providers to send e-mails to users who have provided us with their contact information. To help measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications, and/or to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on, the third-party service providers may place Cookies on the devices of these users.
4. FIRST-PARTY COOKIES
Cookies help us to collect information on how people use our website and which pages they visit. They enable us to monitor the number of visitors and to analyse website usage patterns and trends.
We collect this information anonymously, so it does not identify anyone as an individual and no personal information is stored in our Cookies. We always use Cookie data in a responsible way.
Our aim is to continually improve the Mind and Flex online experience. Cookies help to make our website work better and more efficiently. However, you can stop Cookies from being downloaded to your device from Mind and Flex at any time by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. Most browsers will tell you how to change your browser settings to notify you when a Cookie is being set or updated, or to restrict or block certain types or all Cookies.
We use the following types of Cookies:
5. PERSISTENT COOKIES
6. SESSION COOKIES
Session Cookies are temporary and deleted from your machine when your web browser closes. We use session Cookies to help us track internet usage as described above.
The data collected by Mind and Flex websites and/or through Cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information will not be kept for longer than one year.
7. USES OF COOKIES:
Our Cookies are used for the following purposes:
Strictly Necessary: These Cookies are essential for Mind and Flex websites to perform its basic functions. These include those required to allow registered users to authenticate and perform account related functions, as well as to save the contents of virtual “carts” on sites that have an e-commerce functionality.
Functionality: These Cookies are used to store preferences set by users such as account name, language, and location. This allows Mind and Flex websites to provide you with personalised features.
Security: We use these Cookies to help identify and prevent potential security risks.
Analytics and Performance: Performance Cookies collect information on how users interact with our websites, including what pages are visited most, as well as other analytical data. We use these details to improve how our websites function and to understand how users interact with them.
Advertising: These Cookies are used to display relevant advertising to visitors who use our services or visit websites we host or provide, as well as to understand and report on the efficacy of ads served on our websites. They track details such as the number of unique visitors, the number of times particular ads have been displayed, and the number of clicks the ads have received. They are also used to build user profiles, including showing you ads based on products you’ve viewed on our websites. These are set by Mind and Flex and trusted third party networks and are generally persistent in nature.
8. THIRD-PARTY COOKIES
Third-party cookies may come from partners that provide functional web tools for our site, other websites where we advertise and from social networks.
Examples of third-party Cookies:
Social network sharing
If you share content from the Websites using social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter, you may be sent Cookies from these websites.
Mind and Flex advertising
We sometimes advertise on other websites. These advertisements use third-party Cookies to help them to display personalised ads that are relevant to you.
9. CONTACT US
Full name of legal entity: Mind and Flex
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org